Principles of Sociology 1897 Herbert Spencer 5 volume set Social Darwinism
Principles of Sociology 1897 Herbert Spencer 5 volume set Social Darwinism Principles of Sociology 1897 Herbert Spencer 5 volume set Social Darwinism Principles of Sociology 1897 Herbert Spencer 5 volume set Social Darwinism Principles of Sociology 1897 Herbert Spencer 5 volume set Social Darwinism Principles of Sociology 1897 Herbert Spencer 5 volume set Social Darwinism
$ 195.00

(Old Books, Leather Book Bindings, 19th Century Books, Sciences, Sociology, Herbert Spencer, Social Darwinism).

The Principles of Sociology - Volume I, by Herbert Spencer.
Published 1897, New York by D. Appleton and Company.
2 volumes. 893 pages total. Text in English.

The Principles of Sociology - Volume II, by Herbert Spencer.
Published 1897, New York by D. Appleton and Company.
3 Volumes. 667, 643 pages. Text in English.

Total of five (5) books to form the complete works on this topic.

Period 1/2 leather bindings, smooth spines, gilt title lettering, marbled covers, top edges gilt. Some page edges still uncut as issued. Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.

Binding leather slightly scuffed with scattered old staining, small chipping at spine heads, some dry spots, spines uniformly browned to pleasing color, leather still supple.

Set remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. 

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Books Measure c. 8 1/8" H x 5 1/2" W.
Set Along the Shelf Measures: 7".

[B803].